Pre-Nursing Prerequisites for the B.S. Nursing (Prelicensure)

Pre-Nursing Prerequisites for the B.S. Nursing (Prelicensure)

Pre-Nursing Enrollment Requirements

  • Applicants must have a minimum of a 2.5 GPA in the required nursing sciences to be considered for enrollment into the pre-nursing program.
  • Generally, science prerequisites must have been completed within the past five years.

The courses below are Pre-Nursing prerequisites for entry into the clinical portions of the B.S. Nursing (Prelicensure) program. Courses accepted by transfer must be college level from an accredited institution, must have been awarded a grade of C or better, may not be used to fulfill more than one course of study, and must meet the competency unit and content equivalent.

  • C457 (3 units) Foundations of College Mathematics
  • C455 (3 units) English Composition I
  • C107 (4 units) Anatomy and Physiology (with Lab)
  • C405 (4 units) Anatomy and Physiology II (with Lab)
  • C181 (3 units) Survey of United States Constitution and Government
  • C132 (3 units) Elements of Effective Communication
  • C100 (3 units) Introduction to Humanities
  • C453 (4 units) Clinical Microbiology (with Lab)
  • C217 (3 units) Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan
  • C180 (3 units) Introduction to Psychology
  • C273 (3 units) Introduction to Sociology

If you have any questions about these requirements, speak to an Enrollment Counselor.

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